Little Richard - Buzz

Buzz has been a professional singer and musician all of his working life. Playing guitar, keyboards and singing in his first band Marks Brothers alongside his three brothers and two uncles. Constantly touring the UK and Europe, they supported many soul greats along the way including Gladys Knight and the Pips and The Commodores. The band made many TV & radio appearances and secured a recording contract with Carrere Records. A few years later, Buzz signed a publishing deal this time with his wife Maxine, successfully writing songs for artists including ‘The Venga Boys’. They have also written theme tunes for the TV shows The Basil Brush Show & Howdi Gaudi.

Buzz D'Angelo is ready to amaze you as he takes on the persona of one of the most flamboyant artists of all time. With his attention to detail, he truly brings the stage to life with all the excitement and energy of the legend that is Little Richard. This influential performer, has been credited as being the inspiration for so many major recording artists over the years, including James Brown, The Beatles and Prince.

The Architect of Rock & Roll

Buzz has the electric, preacher-style vocals, pumping boogie piano playing and the glamorous, ever so camp stage act with some fabulous costumes. This show will transport you back to a time when the awesome, unmistakable sound of ‘The Architect of Rock & Roll’ literally shook the world of music. Sitting alongside Elvis, Chuck Berry & Jerry Lee Lewis and Bo Diddley. Little Richard will always be a true King of Rock & Roll.

Special highlights

Performing for Princess cruises in Argentina, Columbia, Costa Rica, Jamaica and the USA. Starring in the I Feel Good theatre production in the UK. Playing at many rock & roll festivals all over the UK and Europe. The Dusty and Friends show with Maxine Mazumder as Dusty Springfield. Winning a National Tribute Music Award celebrating Little Richard.

Show Line-up: Available with a three-piece, up to an eight-piece band, or as a solo performer to backing tracks, but to add that great live feel Buzz will always play live piano. 

Show Options

1 x 45 mins 

1 x 60 mins

The show can also be combined with a Prince Xperience, James Brown or Ray Charles show, if more than one set is required.

Media

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  • Slippin’ And A Slidin’
  • Lucille
  • The Girl Can’t Help It
  • Tutti Frutti
  • Whole Lotta Shakin
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